Category Archives: Insect Management

Thrips Infestation Predictor for Cotton: a new tool to aid in thrips management decisions

Thrips are the most consistent insect pest of cotton in Georgia and the southeast.  Near 100 percent of the cotton planted in Georgia will be … Continue reading

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2017 Georgia Cotton Commission Annual Meeting & UGA Cotton Production Workshop (January 25, 2017)

Georgia Cotton Commission 10th Annual Meeting Jan. 25, 2017 The Georgia Cotton Commission is pleased to announce the guest speakers at the Commission’s 10th Annual Meeting … Continue reading

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Agent Training Slides (1-9-17)

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Improve Management of Bollworm Populations with New ‘Focus on Cotton’ Webcast

A new Focus on Cotton webcast titled “Changing Bt Technologies and Bollworm Management in Bt Cotton” (click titlle to go to webcast) helps cotton growers, … Continue reading

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Terminating Insecticide Applications in Cotton

The decision to terminate insect controls in cotton can be challenging in some fields but a few basic considerations will assist in that decision.  When … Continue reading

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2016 Georgia Cotton Production Guide

To download the guide, click link below. 2016 UGA Cotton Production Guide Produced by the UGA Cotton Team 

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Insect Scout Schools 2016

Insect scouting schools will be conducted on June 13, 2016 in Tifton and June 21, 2016 in Midville. Crops to be covered include cotton, peanuts, … Continue reading

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2014 Georgia Cotton Research-Extension Report

The 2014 Research and Extension Report is now available.  The Report contains results of research conducted by UGA cotton researchers, Extension specialists, and county agents during 2014.  To view, download, and/or print the Report, go to the menu in the left margin of this Home Page and scroll down to Cotton Resources.  Click on Research-Extension Report. 

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Cotton Scout Schools

Cotton insect scouting schools will be conducted on June 8, 2015 in Tifton and June 16, 2015 in Midville.  These programs offer basic information on cotton … Continue reading

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2015 Georgia Cotton Commission 8th Annual Meeting and UGA Cotton Production Workshop

The Georgia Cotton Commission’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the Commission’s 8th Annual Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, January 28, 2015, at the UGA … Continue reading

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